Bridge Overseas Halkidiki Congress

09th - 15th October 2017, Anthemus Sea Beach Hotel & Spa, Nikita, Halkidiki, Greece

Congress programme

The Anthemus Sea Beach Hotel & Spa , Nikita, Halkidiki is the venue for the October 2017 Congress sponsored by Bridge Overseas. Attendance at the congress is exclusive to delegates booking their accommodation with Bridge Overseas.

Please note: There is now limited availability of accommodation at the Anthemus Sea Beach Hotel. Please check with Bridge Overseas regarding availability before making any travel arrangements.

Please see the EBU's policy on participation in overseas congresses.

Please make all accommodation enquiries and bookings to Bridge Overseas 0800 0346 246.

Peter Jordan (Congress Manager)

Timetable

Date

Times

Description

Monday 9th

8:15pm - 11:30pm

Pre-Congress Pairs

Tuesday 10th

2:30pm - 5:45pm

Swiss Pairs, session I (3 matches)

8:15pm - 11:30pm

Swiss Pairs, session II (3 matches)

Wednesday 11th

2:30pm - 6:45pm

Swiss Pairs, session III (4 matches)

Free evening

Thursday 12th

2:30pm - 5:45pm

Open Pairs

8:15pm - 11:45pm

Pivot Teams

Friday 13th

Free day

8:15pm - 11:30pm

Men’s, Ladies’ and Mixed Pairs

Saturday 14th

2:30pm - 5:45pm

Swiss Teams, session I (3 matches)

8:15pm - 11:30pm

Swiss Teams, session II (3 matches)

Sunday 15th

2:00pm - 6:30pm

Swiss Teams, session III (4 matches)

(break after two matches)

Entry Fees

Bridge Fees: £138.00 per player

Master Points

The Swiss Pairs and the Swiss Teams are fully Green Pointed. Other events are Blue Pointed on the National Congress scale.

Agreements
Level 4 agreements are permitted in all events.

Venue and Tariff

Please note: There is now limited availability of accommodation at the Anthemus Sea Beach Hotel. Please check with Bridge Overseas regarding availability before making any travel arrangements.

The hotel is located on a site of 38.000m² in a picturesque bay along the tranquil "Elia Coast" of the Sithonia peninsula in Halkidiki, right next to a sandy beach awarded a European Community "Blue Flag".

The hotel has 205 rooms all of which are artistically decorated and have a breath-taking view of either the sea, pool or the nearby pinewoods. Amongst other facilities the hotel offers; a piano-bar, a roof garden restaurant with wonderful sunset views, an a-la-carte tavern, a luxurious Oriental spa and an amphitheatre with a daily entertainment programme.

Room facilities include: independent air conditioning; direct telephone line; satellite TV; free internet access; free safe; bathtub with hydro-massage jets; hair-dryer; fridge/minibar; tea & coffee making facilities; a balcony or terrace.


Please contact Bridge Overseas to book the accommodation set out below or to arrange a bespoke package. The bridge fee is £138.00 for the full congress and is payable to the EBU.

Accommodation package £499.00 per person 7 nights half board twin or double room including use of room safe and wi-fi. Airport transfers are included in the price,

Flights depart 9th October 2017

Low cost flights are available from Gatwick, Heathrow, Stansted and Manchester direct to Thessalonika airport. Please note that the price of these flights usually increases considerably over time. Bridge Overseas can assist in arranging flights if required.

Supplements
Single supplement accommodation £9.99pppn
Singles sharing Duplex suite £6.99pppn

A deposit of £150 per person is required by Bridge Overseas to secure the booking.

You can also email Bridge Overseas and will be able to answer any specific questions about accommodation and flights.

Find a partner/team mates

If you are looking for a partner or team mates for this congress, please use the comments board below.

Please note: the comments board was changed in April 2017 as the old provider discontinued their service. A new 'log-in' is required by all users. Some comments may have been lost - if that is the case, please repost your message on the new board.

Please see this page if you need help using the comments board.

Terms and Conditions